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Cherie Fathy

About Cherie Fathy

Cherie Fathy is an MD/MPH candidate at the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. She is also a co-founder of Dunia Health, a nonprofit geared towards implementing low-cost mHealth technologies in low-resource settings.

Power of Cell Phones: How a Single Text Message Can Improve Refugee Health

By |January 20th, 2016|

By Cherie Fathy

Ironically, as I started writing this blog post, I felt my phone buzz in my pocket. It was a text message from my doctor’s office reminding me of my appointment next week.

For many of us, this routine text message may have gone unnoticed. We almost take for granted the ease and simplicity […]